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Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Nassariidae 

Nassarius (Aciculina) moestus (Hinds, 1844)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Nassa moesta Hinds, 1844
   Nassa anthracina Garrett, 1873
   Nassa tristis Preston, 1908


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificVanuatuNew Hebrides
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanAndaman and NicobarAndaman Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia


depth: intertidal 
depth: intertidal 
habitat: coral reef 
habitat: coral reef 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1984. p.195, pl. 42, figs. 10-14 [ ]  Synonomy


                        Nassariidae Iredale, 1916
                          Nassarius Dumeril, 1806
                            Nassarius (Aciculina) A. Adams, 1853
                              Nassarius (Aciculina) moestus (Hinds, 1844)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=44520) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-04-11. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-28.